Coosa County, Alabama history, ADAH [LINK/Lead]

Coosa County was created by the Alabama legislature on 1832 Dec. 18, from lands included in the Creek Indian Treaty of Cusseta, 1832 Mar. 24.
It was named for the Coosa River, which forms its western boundary.
The word “Coosa” is believed to mean “cane-brake” in the Alibama-Kossati Indian dialect.

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Source: Coosa County, Alabama history, ADAH

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